Late Career Teacher

Three reasons why you need to think about power of attorney now

September 08, 2015 - If something happens, and you are no longer of sound mind, we need to know if you’ve given someone the legal authority to make decisions or inquiries related to your Teachers’ pension.

Topics Active Member, Late Career Teacher, Retired Member

Meet Marion!

September 01, 2015 - Meet Marion, the star of our new series Reel Retirement.

Topics Active Member, Late Career Teacher, Retirement

Rocking retirement

May 25, 2015 - Retired life doesn't come without its challenges. The past decade has taught Donna the importance of maintaining connections.

Topics Late Career Teacher, Retired Member, Retirement

Qs about your pension

May 04, 2015 - Here are the answers to some of your top pension questions.

Topics Active Member, Buybacks, Credit, Late Career Teacher, Retirement

Taking the guesswork out of selecting a survivor pension

March 11, 2015 - Are you getting set to apply for your pension online? During the process you’ll be asked to select a survivor pension level. To make it easier for you, here’s what to expect.

Topics Active Member, Late Career Teacher, Retirement, Survivor Benefits

Get your docs in a row

March 04, 2015 - Let’s take a moment to make sure that you have everything on hand to make your pension application as smooth as possible.

Topics Active Member, Late Career Teacher, Retirement

Transferring to La Belle Province

February 25, 2015 - Michelle wanted to consolidate her pension assets into one plan. We have a transfer agreement with the teachers’ pension plan in Quebéc (CARRA), so transferring the service she’s accumulated in our plan to CARRA was a straight forward process.

Topics Active Member, Early Career Teacher, Late Career Teacher, Leaving Teaching, Mid-Career Teacher, Plan Membership

Transitioning to retirement

August 12, 2013 - Judith retired after a 35-year career. Read her story and hear how she transitioned to retired life from a busy, full-time career as a superintendent.

Topics Career Events, Late Career Teacher, Life Events, Retired Member, Retirement

Your first pension payment

June 13, 2013 - Learn three things you should know about your first pension payment.

Topics Active Member, Late Career Teacher, Retired Member, Retirement

Retiring? Say "cheese"!

June 03, 2013 - If you're retiring in June, send us a photo of yourself on your first day of retirement.

Topics Active Member, Late Career Teacher, Retired Member, Retirement

You Asked Us... anytime, anywhere

April 02, 2013 - Our "You Asked Us…" video series, based on our popular newsletter feature, is now available on Facebook, in Pension News Online's video section, and in iAccess Web.

Topics Active Member, Beneficiary, Buybacks, Children, CPP, Early Career Teacher, Inflation, Late Career Teacher, Life Events, OAS, Re-employment, Retired Member, Retirement, Survivor Benefits

Retiring online

March 08, 2013 - The vast majority of Teachers' members choose to retire online in iAccess Web. Read about one member’s experience, and find out how we’ve made the process even easier.

Topics Active Member, Late Career Teacher, Personalized Service, Retirement

Designate your spouse?

February 14, 2013 - There are two problems with members designating spouses as beneficiaries.

Topics Active Member, Beneficiary, Career Events, Early Career Teacher, Late Career Teacher, Life Events, Mid-Career Teacher, Personalized Service, Survivor Benefits

Changes coming to inflation protection

February 07, 2013 - Ontario Teachers’ Federation and the Ontario government, which co-sponsor the Teachers’ pension plan, have agreed to eliminate the 2012 pension funding shortfall, mainly by changing how inflation protection is calculated after members retire.

Topics Credit, Early Career Teacher, Funding, Late Career Teacher, Mid-Career Teacher, Re-employment, Retirement

You asked us... coming to a screen near you

November 09, 2012 - If you’ve got a question about the pension plan, there’s a good chance that other members are wondering the same thing.

Topics Active Member, Early Career Teacher, Late Career Teacher, Mid-Career Teacher, Personalized Service, Re-employment

Surprising beneficiary designations

September 25, 2012 - Part one of a three-part series exploring cases of beneficiary designations that left family and friends stunned.

Topics Active Member, Beneficiary, Early Career Teacher, Late Career Teacher, Mid-Career Teacher, Survivor Benefits

Life after school

August 27, 2012 - Two friends discuss the transition from working full-time to retirement.

Topics Late Career Teacher, Life Events, Retired Member, Retirement

Summer building blocks

July 26, 2012 - We explore the potential ways that teaching summer school may affect your pension.

Topics Active Member, Credit, Early Career Teacher, Late Career Teacher, Mid-Career Teacher, Plan Membership

Countdown to new re-employment rules

March 15, 2012 - Heading back to the classroom this fall? If so, don't forget about the new re-employment rules that begin Sept. 1, 2012.

Topics Late Career Teacher, Re-employment, Retired Member

Countdown to retirement: six months to go

December 21, 2011 - Are you on track for retirement? Here are a few of the things we recommend you do before you apply for your pension.

Topics Buybacks, Career Events, Late Career Teacher, Life Events, Personalized Service, Re-employment, Retirement